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Views sought on Vocational Training Assistance Scheme

A reminder that the Department of Education, Sport and Culture is seeking views on the Vocational Training Assistance Scheme (VTAS). The VTAS provides...
Friday, 18 June 2021

Giant deckchairs installed at VillaGaiety

Three giant deckchairs have been installed in the Villa Marina Gardens, where they will remain throughout summer. The VillaGaiety chairs, which can each hold...
Friday, 18 June 2021

Consultation launched on Student Awards Policy

The Department of Education, Sport and Culture have launched a consultation that will influence the content of future Student Award Regulations. Student Awards...
Wednesday, 16 June 2021

Returning students urged to register for vaccination

Students returning to the Isle of Man will be offered their two doses of COVID-19 vaccine during the summer break. Special vaccination clinics have been...
Tuesday, 15 June 2021

School children help appoint active travel schools officer

A new active travel schools officer has been appointed to inspire more children, parents and teachers to enjoy the benefits of building a short walk or cycle...
Tuesday, 15 June 2021

COVID-19 Screening to be piloted with secondary school pupils

A voluntary pilot testing scheme for COVID-19 is due to begin in secondary schools throughout this summer term. The scheme will involve home testing lateral...
Tuesday, 15 June 2021

Pedestrian crossing for Braddan School

Pupils, staff, parents and carers at Braddan School will be able to use a new pedestrian crossing when the school year starts in September.  A project to...
Tuesday, 8 June 2021

Parents invited to apply for pre-school credit

Parents of children who turn four in the next school year can apply for £3,420 to help with their education through the pre-school credit scheme. The credit...
Thursday, 3 June 2021

Isle of Man Sports Awards: Golfer and equestrian star win top prizes

  Golfer Tom Gandy and equestrian star Yasmin Ingham have been crowned Isle of Man sportsman and sportswoman of the year for 2020. Both were recognised at the...
Wednesday, 2 June 2021

New footpath/cycleway opens in Western Ramsey

A new shared footpath/cycleway in Ramsey is helping the community keep fit, stay safe and protect the environment. The former railway line linking Gardeners...
Saturday, 29 May 2021
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